$$ Scholarship list $$
By Due Date (Top= Due Soonest)See Mrs. Chase if you have questions about the following. Many scholarships require your transcripts and if you get us your completed application a few days in advance of the due date, we can include your transcript with your scholarship applications and mail it for you.
Award Amount: $500 per county
Eligibility: Graduating seniors entering the law enforcement field.
Requirements: application and essay
Award Amount: $500
Eligibility: All graduating seniors residing in Cattaraugus County who are planning on entering the criminal justice or police science field.
Transcript Required! Return your complete application to the Counseling Office. We will include your transcript and mail it for you.
*NOTE: Application must be postmarked by 05-31-2018; therefore, return it to the Counseling office by 05-30-2018
Award Amount: $200 (4 awards available)
Eligibility: Seniors planning to further their education at a trade school, college or university or who are enlisting in the military.
Requirements: Student resume, short paragraph about your career choice, one letter of recommendation, essay or video (see application)
Award Amount: $50 (potentially 2 awards available)
Eligibility: Graduating senior with a cumulative GPA of 90% or higher who has played two or more years of a Varsity sport.
NOTE: The application link above is a Word document so you can type directly into it and email it or print it off.
Award Amount: $500
Eligibiligy: Graduating senior pursuing a career in journalism, writing, teaching, healthcare, environmental studies or a sustainable environment. Demonstrate a love of writing and literature as evidenced by student resume, essay and recommendations.
Note: See application for definition of sustainable environment.
Award amount: $300 (2 awards available)
Eligibility: Applicant must reside in Chautauqua County, enrolling in a SUNY school or JBC. Preference given to those currently involved in Public Service. Courses of study should include those related to public service (Gov, Civics, Politics, Public Service). GPA of 3.0 or greater. Financial need considered.
*** READ THIS FIRST: *** The document link above will provide a complete booklet of all scholarships available through the Foundation; but do not let the document overwhelm you. Read the information below before opening the doc. You do not need to review the whole doc; it is merely here in case you wish to sift through the available scholarships.
Award Amount: hundreds of awards at various amounts
Eligibility: Any college bound senior can apply
Additional Information: The Foundation administers numerous scholarships for the Chautauqua Region (hence their name). One completed application by the student will be submitted for all awards in the foundation. You will need to create an online account with the Foundation. There will be many questions on the application which may seem silly but they will use that information to match you up with some very specific scholarships.
This is a great source of money for you because your one application could earn you multiple scholarships!
We suggest applying way before the deadline!